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Where Memories Meet


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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A traditional tea room with a twist. Combined with an antiques & vintage centre all housed in a quirky c1800 Grade II listed building with its own spring-fed well in the middle of the Kent Countryside.
US$5 - US$8
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice tea room with a difference. Underneath the cafe is a range of antiques and various trinkets which you can freely look at. They do a nice selection of sandwiches, cakes etc and also a number of different teas and coffee. There isn't a huge...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CornishTraveller100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meet friends here for our Christmas lunch. Sandwiches all made fresh to order. Lovely range of delicious homemade cakes. Lots of antiques and bric a brac for sell. Parking in car park behind village hall.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Hooch2015
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I visited with my mother on Thursday the 8th for a drink and bite to eat. We were greeted with such a wonderful lot of smiles. We are always made to feel like family and it's just so lovely. The food was so delicious, as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Archiesbiscuit
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Loved the look of this tea room with Antiques and Collectables inside. However, the down stairs area smells of damp and experienced a large hair in a cheese sandwich which ended up in my granddaughters mouth. Complained and got a fresh sandwich straightaway along with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Egerton9
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We've visited this place a few times now and although it isn't one of our favourite tea rooms it's not too bad. The cream tea is really good value (just under £6 I believe for two jam/cream scones and pot of tea) and even though...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank misslambx
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Since moving from south east London 2 years ago to Barming (for more peace and quiet) I have been coming to where memories meet with my family and to meet friends for lunch, and it has become one of my favourite local places! I’ve had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank 907amanday
Reviewed 1 September 2018

A lovely little coffee shop with a good choice of excellent cakes. Very welcoming and friendly. The nearby free parking on Bow Street was a bonus.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Ordered two cooked All day breakfast here today and what arrived was awful firstly it was all microwaved . Breakfast included scrambled egg (microwaved) - beans microwaved- sausage microwaved - tomatoes - microwaved bacon and LETTICE !! . Toast was nice and not microwaved so...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ebuyer000
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Have been here a couple of times now and the tea is always the best! I have decaf but always tastes so good. The lunches are simple but so tasty and the cakes are very nice!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 250zoew
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My disabled mum and I went for lunch. Even though they were catering a wedding, they offered mobility help to my mum and gave us a table easily accessible. They were so busy and yet couldn't have been more friendly and accommodating. Leaf tea served...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Response from merritt402 | Reviewed this property |
I don't see that this would be a problem , the lady in there was very helpful . It is flat at the front , and they would be able to open both doors , so you would have no problem getting a wheelchair in .you wouldn't be able... More
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